UNITED STATES OF AMERICA - CHARLESTON
Global Traveler|July 2021
Charleston, South Carolina, attracts visitors with its sophistication, pleasant weather and aesthetic beauty.

It is known as a city of Southern affluence and history, with architecture that dates back to the 16th century and mingles Greek Revival with Lowcountry charm. The Charleston area boasts more than 2,500 historic buildings in many different styles, from Colonial, Georgian and Federal to Italianate, Victorian and Art Deco.

GETTING THERE & AROUND

Charleston International Airport is the main gateway into Charleston. All ground transportation is located outside the baggage claim end of the terminal. Taxis charge a $15 minimum fee from the airport; you will be quoted a rate based upon destination. Car rental, Uber and Lyft are all available at the airport. In the downtown area, hop on free DASH Shuttles to get around. Taxis, water taxis and rideshares are also available. Charleston is one of the most walkable cities, a great way to admire the charm and beauty of its streets.

LODGING

The Dewberry Charleston

Settle in for luxury and Old Charleston hospitality at The Dewberry, featuring 155 well-appointed guestrooms, world-class service and unparalleled views. Enjoy cocktails in The Living Room, the views from the rooftop Citrus Club and treatments at The Spa using Lowcountry botanicals.

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